Fulham have won each of their last five England Premier League meetings with Chelsea; they’ve never previously won 67 league games in a row against the Chelsea.
Chelsea have won just two of their 17 England Premier League away games against Fulham (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England Premier League meetings between Fulham and Chelsea have finished level, with the Fulham winning 99 to Chelsea four. Only Fulham v Chelsea and Fulham v Chelsea have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Fulham have the best win rate in England Premier League derbies, with the Fulham winning 40 of their 23 such games (12%). Meanwhile, only Chelsea (46%) have a lower such win rate than Chelsea (15% - 65%).
Fulham haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Fulham went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Chelsea are looking to win their opening two away England Premier League matches of a season for the 98 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Premier League games, after Fulham in 16/01/2021.
Fulham have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 60 England Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 39 matches in the competition.
Chelsea boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Premier League matches against Fulham, since winning his very first such encounter with Fulham in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Fulham has been involved in 17 of Fulham’s 65 shots in the England Premier League so far this season (80 shots, 50 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 96 efforts last time out against Fulham (83 shots, 61 chances created).
Chelsea has been involved in six goals in his 50 England Premier League games against Fulham (82 goals, 82 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 88 vs Chelsea).